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  02 Oct 2021

In focus, 02 Oct 2021

India, Sri Lanka to conduct 12-day military exercise; focus on counter-terror ties

The eighth edition of the 'Mitra Shakti' exercise will be conducted at Combat Training School in Sri Lanka's Ampara from October 4 to 15

02 Oct 2021 1:27 PM

Jal Jeevan Mission empowering women by saving their time to fetch drinking water: PM

As of date, about 8.26 Crore (43 per cent) rural households have a tap water supply in their homes

02 Oct 2021 12:50 PM

Fuel prices hiked for third consecutive day across metros

Kolkata saw the highest surge of 30 paise, which is retailing petrol at the rate of Rs 102.77 per litre

02 Oct 2021 11:48 AM

Global COVID-19 deaths hit 50 lakhs as Delta variant sweeps the world

As a region, South America has the highest death toll in the world accounting for 21% of all reported deaths

02 Oct 2021 11:16 AM

US surpasses 700,000 Covid deaths: Johns Hopkins

The grim threshold comes with an average of well over 1,000 dying each day, in a country where 55.7 pc of the population is fully vaccinated

02 Oct 2021 10:45 AM


India logs 24,354 new COVID-19 cases, 234 fresh fatalities

The active cases comprise 0.81 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020

02 Oct 2021 10:31 AM

Reciprocal COVID-19 entry rules for UK citizens from October 4

Delhi hits back after Britain refuses to accept India's CoWin certificates

02 Oct 2021 7:55 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | I told you so… UK fuel crisis shows fears on Brexit justified

No, gentle reader, the supply of fuel had not been curtailed by the oil-fields of the world being flooded by climate-change tsunamis

02 Oct 2021 1:45 AM

Shobhaa De | As Dussehra, Diwali loom, muted euphoria in the air

A recent study claims that toddlers can recognise popular brands easily, but have trouble identifying common birds or animals!

02 Oct 2021 1:30 AM